More than six million workers are worried their jobs could be replaced by machines over the next decade, according to a report urging trade...
Humanoid robots company Ubtech Robotics has completed a Series C investment totaling $820 million, with a market valuation of $5 billion.
The U.S. Marine Corps has awarded a $10 million contract to Endeavor Robotics for the company's FirstLook robots.
Teradyne has acquired Mobile Industrial Robots (MiR) of Odense, Denmark for $148 million.
Sony has entered into an agreement with Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) to collaborate on artificial intelligence (AI) and robotics research.
Genesis Robotics, a subsidiary of Genesis Advanced Technology (GAT), has received a controlling investment from Koch Industries.
Endeavor Robotics has won the Engineering Manufacturing Development (EMD) contract for the US Army's Common Robotic System–Individual (CRS-I) program.
Unmanned ground vehicles company Endeavor Robotics has received a $9.2 million order to deliver Small Unmanned Ground Vehicles (SUGVs) to the U.S. Marine Corps....
The XPrize Foundation is offering $8 million if someone can build robot avatars, writes Ben Schiller of Fast Company. Here is the link: https://www.fastcompany.com/40540168/the-latest-x-prize-is-for-building-remote-controlled-humanoid-robots
Fast-food CEO says ‘it just makes sense’ to consider replacing cashiers with machines as minimum wages rise — Business Insider
Jack in the Box says it is considering swapping some cashiers with robots as the minimum wage rises in California, Kate Taylor of Business Insider...
Endeavor Robotics has delivered 44 FirstLook robots to the German government. FirstLooks are often used to clear buildings and detect IEDs.
Around 5,000 nursing-care homes across Japan are testing robots, writes according to a feature in Economist. Read here - https://www.economist.com/news/business/21731677-around-5000-nursing-care-homes-across-country-are-testing-robots-japan-embracing